Grand Rapids Weekend Events Guide: Don’t Miss Out!

Welcome to Grand Rapids, a city that never disappoints when it comes to offering memorable and entertaining activities for all ages. This weekend, Grand Rapids is the host to a variety of events that cater to different interests, from thrilling monster truck shows to a unique butterfly exhibition, and a must-visit record show. Here’s what you can expect:

Monster Jam at the Van Andel Arena

Get ready for an exhilarating experience with Monster Jam, taking place at the Van Andel Arena from Friday through Sunday. This event promises non-stop action and the chance to see legendary monster trucks like Grave Digger up close. It’s an ideal event for those who appreciate high-energy entertainment and the sheer power of monster trucks. For tickets and more information, visit Monster Jam in Grand Rapids.

Butterflies Are Blooming Exhibition at Meijer Gardens

The Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park is currently hosting the Butterflies Are Blooming Exhibition, which runs until April 30th. Recognized as the largest temporary tropical butterfly exhibition in the nation, this event provides a unique opportunity to immerse yourself in the beauty of thousands of butterflies from around the world, in a tropical environment. It’s a fascinating experience, perfect for those interested in nature and wildlife. Learn more at Butterflies Are Blooming.

Grand Rapids Record & CD Show

For music enthusiasts, the Grand Rapids Record & CD Show is happening on Saturday, starting at 10 AM, at American Legion Post 179 on Wilson Avenue. This show is a treasure trove for collectors and music lovers alike, offering a vast selection of records and CDs spanning various genres. Whether you’re looking to discover new music or find rare albums, this event is the place to be. Details are available at Grand Rapids Record & CD Show.

Join Us This Weekend

Grand Rapids is all set to provide residents and visitors with a weekend full of enjoyable activities. Whether you’re into thrilling shows, natural beauty, or music, there’s something here for you. For more details on these and other events, keep an eye on our blog at And don’t hesitate to share in the comments if there are any other events worth checking out!

This weekend, make Grand Rapids your destination for fun, excitement, and unique experiences. We look forward to seeing you around!